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One of the World's Largest Pieces of Geometric Sculpture is Being Saved in Atlanta

The sculpture, called "Atlanta Gateway," was the first mega-sized commission for world-renowned artist Peter Forakis in the late 1960s. Built of hundreds of feet of tubular steel, the sculpture was the centerpiece of the largest public collection of monumental contemporary art in the world when the Fulton Industrial Boulevard area of the city was founded 50 years ago.

The full story and totally tubular photos over at Curbed Atlanta. >>